World Bank water privatisation push in Africa criticised by civil society that are calling for a rights-based approach.
152 CSOs call demand World Bank halt its aggressive support of PPPs, publicaly recognise their significant risks.
BWP's Gender and Macroeconomics project launches a booklet on Gender-Just Macroeconomics; the World Bank’s privatisation push
A new UN report shines light on how IMF and World Bank support for privatisation contributes to the elimination of human rights
The Coalition of Jakarta Residents Opposing Water Privatisation (KMMSAJ) calls for civil society groups globally to join them during Annual Meetings in Bali in protest against water privatisation
Reports expose the scale of damage caused by PPPs, adding weight to broader concerns around the Bank’s aggressive promotion of them.
As the IFC increases investments in for-profit, commercial education, CSO RESULTS finds this marginalises the poor and calls on the IFC to enhance free public education instead.
Notes from a PPP civil society strategy session taking place during the week of the World Bank/IMF annual meetings 2016.
A US Congresswoman has called for an end to the World Bank’s investments in water privatisation until a robust evaluation has taken place.
Notes from a meeting at the IMF/World Bank CSO Forum at the 2016 spring meetings on the role of the World Bank as standard setters for public-private partnerships.